Interested to become a security researcher or pentester?

Have you ever wondered what it takes to become a security researcher or pentester? Feeling lost watching random YouTube videos while not understanding a single thing or how to apply them? TryHackMe.com‘s new learning path will guide you step-by-step on what you need to know to start from the very basics! TryHackMe.com/path/outline/presecurity teaches many different contents […]

HackTheBox – Bypass Write-up

Dear readers, Today’s post is on a Windows-based Reverse Engineering (RE) challenge in HackTheBox called Bypass. It was created on 14th March 2020. This challenge tests on reverse engineering .NET programs with dnSpy so read on if you are interested. Let’s get started! Files provided There is only one 32-bit file provided which is Bypass.exe. […]

HackTheBox – Exatlon Write-up

Dear readers, Today’s post is on the Exatlon challenge which is a reverse engineering challenge. The challenge was created on 2nd May 2020. The challenge tests the knowledge of knowing the existence of packers and reverse engineering. Let’s dive right into the write-up. Files provided In this challenge, there is only one file being provided […]

Disable application with IFEO’s Debugger

Dear readers, Today I will be sharing with you how to prevent the application from running using IFEO’s debugger. For this tutorial, the application is still on the computer, however, users will not be able to execute it with the use of double click or execute via CMD.exe. For this article, we will be trying […]

Spawning CMD.exe with IFEO’s Debugger

Dear readers, Today I will be talking about spawning CMD.exe or any other programs when you launch a particular program using Image File Execution Options (IFEO)’s Debugger key. Click here to read more about IFEO. So for today’s example, we will be trying to launch CMD.exe during the startup of the sticky key program when […]

wstring to SQLString

Hi everyone! Today’s post will be really short. It’s for those who is looking for this solution in C++ programming. I have tried to search for this solution online but it wasn’t available. Hence, by using different resources and trail & error, I came up with this solution. Below is an example of how to […]

Symchk usage (Windows OS)

Today’s article will be pretty short. It is regarding symchk.exe. For those of you who do not know what symchk is, it is a program that allows you to download symbols (.pdb file extension). It will contain all the function and data type of the program created when compiling on Microsoft Visual Studio. To obtain […]

Formating USB drive on Windows

In this lesson, I will be guiding you with the steps to safely format your USB drive. Firstly, insert your USB drive into your computer and open up your command prompt (CMD). Next, input the “diskpart” command on your CMD and a new pop up CMD will appear (figure 1). We will now be inputting […]